| Apr 21, 2013
Nearly 60 years after she first stood in front of a classroom, my mother will retire from teaching Tuesday.
She began in 1954 with a freshman English section at Miami University in Ohio where she was a graduate student. She went on to teach nursery...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 4:49 AM
Will Notre Dame basketball star and South Bend native Skylar Diggins stay in the Midwest?
Tonight, we will learn where the Washington High School grad's professional basketball career will take her.
Diggins is expected to be one of the top picks in...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 5:48 PM
In Monday’s WNBA draft, the Chicago Sky took a player whom a rival coach had described as peerless.
No, not Brittney Griner.
With the second overall pick in the draft, the Sky chose Delaware’s Elena Delle Donne, a 6-foot, 5-inch forward...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 6:22 PM
Suffolk's Sugar Rodgers, who starred at Georgetown, was selected 14th overall in the WNBA draft Monday night by the Minnesota Lynx.
Rodgers, who attended Kings Fork before setting Georgetown records for points and steals, was the nation's No. 4 scorer...
| Jun 16, 2012
| 4:17 PM
The Indiana Fever used a late surge in the fourth quarter, including a 12-0 run to top the Chicago Sky 84-70. Bench play was key in the victory, back up Jessica Davenport scored a season and game-high 19 points.
“I had some extra motivation...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 3:52 PM
The Notre Dame women’s basketball program added another milestone in its historic 2011-12 season, as, for the first time, the Fighting Irish had two players selected in the first round of the Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA)...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 4:33 PM
The Sparks were awarded the top pick in the WNBA draft despite entering Thursday's lottery in New York with only a 10.4% chance of earning the No. 1 spot. The Sparks were competing against three other teams for the top......
| Jul 26, 2011
| 4:22 PM
The Chicago Sky are hosting an Anti-Bullying Game on Saturday, July 30 at 7:00 PM at the Allstate Arena. The Chicago Sky and The Trevor Project invite you to a night of world-class basketball that helps raise awareness about the huge issue of bullying....
| Jul 14, 2011
| 9:33 PM
Sparks forward Candace Parker was voted to be a starter on the Western Conference All-Star team with 19,376 votes, making her the sixth-leading vote getter. Parker will most likely miss the game because of a torn lateral meniscus in her......
| Jul 15, 2011
| 10:09 PM
Anytime a player is chosen to represent her team in the WNBA All-Star game, it is considered an honor and, most times, a rare privilege to be chosen by the growing fan base of the sport based on her overall ability as a player.
This is ultimately the...
| Jul 19, 2011
| 1:05 AM
Winner will host the double-elimination State B American Legion Baseball Tournament Wednesday through Sunday.
The winner will advance to the State A in Yankton July 27-31. Redfield and Milbank are in the tourney. Defending champion Alexandria did not...